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Machine Learning For Cybersecurity Not Cybercrime
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Moises Danziger
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Moises Danziger,
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3/24/2017 | 5:27:15 PM
I wouldn't be so sure
During my researchs in the application of Machine Learning (ML) on security I've been surprising with some proposals showing ways to apply ML to cybercrime. For example, for malware obfuscation, to improve the C&C channel from botnets, to add intelligence for worms...etc. These are simple examples. After that, I've been studying the impact of ML when in bad hands. I can tell you hackers will use ML to improve their attack tools soon (although they may already be applying). Our challenge is discovering how it could be dangerous for current security tools.


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